The weather was sunny, the music loud, everything was as it should be for the six boys of the band from Bologna, who call themselves as appropriately Figure Of Six. A small and therefore not very large congregation came together inside the dark crouching traditional Rock Club, LOGO, to get blown first of all by the Hamburg ... more/mehr
Once again a Saturday when you wished to be able to clone yourself (as e.g. also the Swedish STALKER Fresh Act Heavy Tiger played that night, as support of Los Bastardos Finlandeses). Yet no competition for Findustry events, and this evening offered besides the excellent line up also the record release show of Cold Cold Ground.
When ... more/mehr
Finntroll / Wolfheart / The Man-Eating Tree
This was something I had been looking for quite a while, ever since Finntroll had announced their Finland tour celebrating the 10 year anniversary of their legendary Nattfödd album. Three fantastic acts in one gig, and the final show of the tour, a foolproof recipe for a perfect evening.
Yet the first surprise when reaching ... more/mehr
Finntroll | myGRAIN
Imagine, a mere handful facing an overwhelming crowd in Tavastia klubi, yet they did not give in and fought, surrounded by fumes of smoke and the stench of spilled beer, and they kept struggling, bathed in sweat, until the last encore - for the glory of Finntroll...
Or better, imagine a reviewer who went to see the show ... more/mehr
The northern trolls from Finland are normally known for filling up the Markthalle to the point of exploding, but somehow it went wrong on this Monday. Having Samael and Rotting Christ as support, it was not only the organisers, who were expecting the show to be sold out. However, there were no more than 350 people in the audience. ... more/mehr